Amid wide welcoming, the Al-Kafeel Specialized Hospital of the Al-Abbas's (p) holy shrine, continues its charity project "doctors without wages", as after the success of its last two tours, it has begun today its third tour that has included one of the remote areas in the holy city of Karbala, namely Taqa neighbourhood, to receive and provide the medical care to almost 350 cases needing ophthalmology, dermatology and internal medicine, as well as providing a range of medical instructions and tips.
The Director of the Division of Relations and Media at the Hospital, Sayed Maher Al-Hussayni has explained: "This project is progressing rapidly and the hospital's management supervised by the General Secretariat of the Al-Abbas's (p) holy shrine has given great interest to this project and made it part of its priorities, stressing on its expansion and development in the coming days, either in terms of the provided services or the expansion of the geographical areas to include all the provinces according to a time and space schedule set by the hospital, and this tour is only one of other coming tours."
He added: "The medical team consists of internal medicine specialist; Dr. Ali Sawadi, paediatrics specialist; Dr. Alaa Al-Khayat, the Pakistani ophthalmologist Dr. Sayed Ali Reza with a group of nursing staff. The medical services are provided for free, including the eye test and diagnosing its diseases, in addition to the examination of children and providing them with free treatment, as well as examination of other patients suffering from diseases related to internal medicine and providing them with the necessary treatment, in addition to being accompanied by a nursing staff for the care of wounds and diabetic foot and other services."
The beneficiaries from these services have expressed their thanks and gratitude to the Al-Abbas's (p) holy shrine for this humanitarian initiative, which was desperately needed by this slide of the society, because it provided them with the medical service without the need to go to hospitals or health clinics that are often lacking for such service with such level.
It is to note that the project of "Doctors without wage", which was launched in the holy city of Karbala, aims to:
First: Check the pathological cases in the areas that suffer shortages in the presence of medical centres.
Second: Prescribing the appropriate treatment and giving it under the supervision of specialist doctors.
Third: Contributing to alleviate the burden on citizens' health.
Fourth: Educating medically the residents of these areas and giving them medical instructions.
Fifth: Referring the incurable cases to the hospital and supervising to give them the appropriate treatment after diagnosis.
Sixth: Seeing in the field the pathologies of the patients in these areas to find suitable treatments.